By Steven Greenhouse, The New York Times Tabitha Verges, a minimum-wage worker at a Burger King in Harlem, was caught unawares when 200 workers at other fast-food restaurants in New York City walked out last November to demand higher wages. But Ms. Verges, 29, says she definitely plans to walk out on Thursday when the movement to [...]
A McDonald’s strike in New York today has spread to low wage workers of Burger King, Domino’s and other chains as workers in the lower echelons of the restaurant industry protest both a paltry rate of pay and dwindling hours. The McDonald’s strike in Times Square alone was reported to have cost the company 70 [...]Show More Summary
Workers strike outside a Burger King in Brooklyn early this morning. A new round of strikes commenced early this morning at fast-food restaurants throughout the city, echoing last fall's unprecedented actions, which saw workers from Burger King, McDonald's, Domino's, Wendy's, and Taco Bell franchises refuse to go to work. Show More Summary
Live Your Soccer Passion at BURGER KING® Restaurants! The BURGER KING® Brand and PEPSI® Celebrate La Liga in Latin America and the Caribbean MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Soccer's royalty league "La Liga BBVA", the top professional division...Show More Summary
Of Burger King's new menu items, four are burgers aimed at very different demographics. All are limited-time offerings. At least two deserve to be.
“And in addition to Austin, Texas, we have targeted all your Burger Kings. Because we know Americans cannot survive without Burger Kings.” - North Korean President Kim Jong-Un A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote -
Someone working at Taco Bell or Burger King is not going to be able to have the same work-life balance discussion that someone who works for Facebook or The New York Times. read more
I happen to like fast food. You may not and it really doesn’t matter; whether you like fast food or not, don’t miss the opportunity to grab a serving of profits from the businesses that provide it. The fast food industry does well in bad economic times as it provides food that large numbers of [...]
If our crew planned to meet up at Burger King at 2, and the line was too long, we waited for everyone to show up before we could move on to an alternate destination. If a friend wasn’t home, and you wanted to get in touch with him… sorry. It took a phone-tree style effort to track him down and relay the simplest message.
Restaurant chain Sonic Corporation (NASDAQ:SONC), best known for its iconic drive-ins, recently surprised Wall Street with strong second quarter earnings that spurred the stock to rally nearly 10% on March 26. The company, founded in 1953 as a root beer stand and rebranded as Sonic in 1959, has had an interesting run since its public [...]
Wendy's The big three burger giants are stealing a page from the menus of their fast-casual competition. McDonald's (MCD), Wendy's (WEN), and Burger King (BKW) have been rolling out new sandwiches this month that will pit them against...Show More Summary
See Sofia Vergara as a blonde Ryan Reynolds still looks sexy eating Burger King Celebrity babies are rocking the coolest kicks Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem's son has an exciting encounter Who has better Voice style: Christina or Shakira?
Ryan Reynolds is handsome while heading out for lunch at Burger King on Tuesday (March 26) in New York City. The 36-year-old actor ordered a turkey burger and iced tea for his meal. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ryan Reynolds Ryan‘s new flick The Croods took the top spot at the box office [...]
How to Protect Your Brand from Twitter Hacking In this article appearing on PRNews.com, we examine recent hackings of the Burger King and Jeep Twitter accounts and outline the steps that help individuals and organizations prevent, and prepare for, this latest threat to online r More
Ed. Note: This is pretty apparent from the piece, but we will say it anyway: Mr. Zietgeist is not real. BY BOB BRODY His first novel turned out to be such a runaway best-seller that Burger King actually licensed a product tie-in, an action figure of his protagonist, an anguished...
Take a great brand name, combine it with growing economies, and get subpar results? This feels like the story of Archos Dorados. The company literally is the McDonalds of the Latin American marketplace. Archos Dorados has the rights to franchise McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) business to countries like Brazil, Mexico, Panama, Costa Rica, and more. On the [...]
The lesson that Burger King, Jeep, and HMV had to learn the hard way.
First it was Burger King, then it was Jeep and the AFP, now the BBC is the latest Twitter hack victim in recent weeks. BBC Weather started tweeting some pretty... Keep reading ?
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Post by April Daniels HussarBathing suit season is coming, and it seems like Burger King got the memo! As part of a limited-time offering, the fast food giant plans to offer a turkey burger, making it the biggest fast food chain to ever do so. Show More Summary